Estate Law

Estate law questions? Ask an estate lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Estate Law Questions
I'm battling with the wife over insurance money. I'm in New
He tried to divorce her but she kept saying she needed a lawyer. But he did file for a divorce… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,629 satisfied customers
This is a probate / estate / business Q I'm in process
Hello this is a probate / estate / business Q I'm in process to special administrator appointment to protect my dad's interest in a company. ( his partners are not honouring him nor being human at thi… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
1,031 satisfied customers
How do I get this information my mom lived in mariposa
how do I get this information my mom lived in mariposa county when she passed(with my bro pressant for 1 week prior to her death she also was in an DR induced accoma from 10/1/09till herdeath an hospi… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,908 satisfied customers
After working with seller's agent and made 10K deposit via
After working with seller's agent and made 10K deposit via escrow account for due diligence within 10 business days. Tomorrow is the 10th business day and seller refused to sign the document. I confir… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,908 satisfied customers
What is to law for a South African with Permanent Residence
What is to law for a South African with Permanent Residence in the USA to receive an inheritance remittance from a deceased family member's (in South Africa) estate. Do any documents need to be provid… read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
My parent both died this fall leaving us 4 kids a large inheritance,
My parent both died this fall leaving us 4 kids a large inheritance, my father bought my brother a house while he was living and in his will my brother has to pay his sibling one forth of the value of… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
My parents have a family trust. After my Mom died 2 years ago,
My parents have a family trust. After my Mom died 2 years ago, I receivde a letter from an attorney's office saying I was an heir to the irrovocable trust. I could request a copy , and contest only wi… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
13,376 satisfied customers
Good morning, I have a question involving the lawyer that
Good morning, I have a question involving the lawyer that handled my Father's estate, and his trusts that will require a shortened version of some of the background information. Dad passed away 10/2/2… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
13,376 satisfied customers
how do I petition the state of pa. to enter the safety deposit
how do I petition the state of pa. to enter the safety deposit box? I am the executor and also the only inheritant to all assests after bills are paid, I am on the safety deposit box along with my par… read more
Thomas McJD
Thomas McJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,170 satisfied customers
My Son 32 years of age passed away from Leukemia this week
My Son 32 years of age passed away from Leukemia this week after a long stay in the Hospital. His Company tells me they cannot find any documentation yet naming me , his Father or his Mother as the Be… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
256 satisfied customers
Dear Sirs, One of our clients is a citizen of Netherland.He
Dear Sirs, One of our clients is a citizen of Netherland.He intends to draft a Will leaving the property that he acquired in Malaysia to his beneficiary(ies). May I have some related provision of the … read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
Doctoral Degree
59 satisfied customers
i am trustee of an irrevocable trust. a beneficiary who has
i am trustee of an irrevocable trust. a beneficiary who has been paid in full, is now asking for all amendments made to the trust and an inventory of the trust. what do we have to give him?… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
My husband and I had a safety deposit box but the box was paid
My husband and I had a safety deposit box but the box was paid for through the business and therefore in my husbands name. My husband retired and then 2 years ago, he and I divorced (long story) but t… read more
Daniel P.
Daniel P.
Managing Attorney
Juris Doctor
2,741 satisfied customers
I am receiving a sizable cash inheritance from a deceased next
I am receiving a sizable cash inheritance from a deceased next of kin in the Netherlands. Is there any U.S. Tax on this? I live in Montana. Is there a tax there as well.… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Doctoral Degree
18,075 satisfied customers
Some of my husbands accounts are in the Netherlands. The Dutch
Some of my husband's accounts are in the Netherlands. The Dutch bank wants me to submit a document called a "Legal Right of Inheritance". I do not know how to proceed from here as I submitted a notori… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
256 satisfied customers
My aunt died in2006, her husband in April this year. They
My aunt died in2006, her husband in April this year. They were childless. I would like to see a copy of both wills. My aunt said I was to have some things. Her husband has a niece, daughter of his hal… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
256 satisfied customers
VanDLaw Will it be necessary for me to obtain a case number
VanDLaw: Will it be necessary for me to obtain a 'case number"? If so, how/where? or can I file with just her name and my name and contact information? Is it permissible for me to use a P.O. box for m… read more
VanDLaw
VanDLaw
Juris Doctor
4 satisfied customers
Hello, a few questions How hard is it to dissolve a ...
Hello, a few questions How hard is it to dissolve a trust fund? If the only stipulation of the trust is the beneficiary can not access the principal or income without the consent of the trustee/fiduci… read more
martyburbanklaw
martyburbanklaw
Post-Doctoral Degree
5 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

My husband has been driving me insane with questions regarding estate issues since his mother died. I'm not a lawyer! Thanks to JustAnswer, I was able to calm his concerns.

Loretta TIllinois

Thanks Adam!! - A very direct and understandable response - you have been a great help!

Happy CustomerEllicott City, MD

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Thomas McJD

Thomas McJD

Attorney

3,170 satisfied customers

Wills, Trusts, Probate & other Estate Matters

Barrister

Barrister

Attorney

5,908 satisfied customers

17 yrs estate law, real estate. Wills/Trusts/Probate

RayAnswers

RayAnswers

Attorney

5,629 satisfied customers

Texas lawyer for 30 years in Estate law

Infolawyer

Infolawyer

Attorney

5,145 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

103,584 satisfied customers

Fully licensed attorney in Texas in private practice.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Attorney

1,522 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Attorney

1,215 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of experience including estate law.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x